merchant’s saloon

18 May 2023

Reviving History, Oakland’s Historic Smitty’s Cocktails is Rescued

Editor’s Note: Smitty’s Cocktails is officially re-opening after a hiatus of over 3-years. After some delays, it’s finally all happening! Opening night is January 26th at 8pm. There will also be a large Grand Re-Opening Party later – date for that TBD.  Smitty’s Cocktails, one of Oakland’s oldest dive bars,

Katy Atchison 0
15 Jul 2015

The 7 Best Rock and Roll Bars of Oakland

We give you this list, the very best of the bars sporting the hardest rock and roll attitude and aesthetic in the 510.
Guest Post By Kit Friday

Alex Mak - Managing Editor 0